9 August 19:32 (BST)

AT: BARR (IRL) - bronze in the men's 400m hurdles

BERLIN - Comments from Thomas BARR (IRL) after winning bronze in the men's 400m hurdles in 48.31 seconds at Berlin Olympic Stadium on Thursday.

Thomas BARR (IRL) - bronze

On winning Ireland's first ever European championships medal in a men's sprint event:

"This has been years in the making and it's really thrilling.

"That's one of the fastest times I've ever run and I just pulled it out of the bag on the day. I'm living the dream."

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